Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 4 August 2014

Join Liz for her brand new show: Liz Nolan's Lyric Notes, Monday to Friday, 10am to 12pm.

Details of the new time slot are here.

Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 5.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us

Music Played on the Show


Title: Sonata For 2 Cellos (Allegro Prestissimo)

Composer: Barriere, Jean

Performer(s): Bobby Mcferrin (Vocal), Yo-Yo Ma (Cello)

Album: Hush (Recordno: SK48177) / Sony Music Entertainment / SK48177

Duration: 2:36


Title: The Little Train Of The Caipira

Complete Work Name: Bachinas Brasilieras No.2

Composer: Villa-Lobos, Heiter

Performer(s): Rte Concert Orchestra

Album: Classics for Children - 22 Favourite Orchestral Classics / RTE lyric fm / CD129

Duration: 4:58


Title: Funiculi, Funicula

Composer: Denza, Luigi

Performer(s): Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Orchestra E Choro Del Teatro Communale Di Bologna

Album: The Greatest Pavarotti Album Ever! ~~ A247616 / Decca / 4361732

Duration: 2:40


Title: Sinfonia: Allegro Andante

Complete Work Name: Farnace

Composer: Vivaldi, Antonio

Performer(s): Le Concert Des Nations

Album: Farnace / Alia Vox / Av9830

Duration: 5:40


Title: Gay Rights Now

Composer: Elfman

Performer(s): Danny Elfman

Album: Milk - Original Soundtrack / Decca / B0012309-02

Duration: 2:16


Title: Largo From Xerxes -- Xerxes (Serse)

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Academy Of St Martin In The Fields

Album: Classical Moods - Tranquillo (Recordno: 5731251) / HMV / 5731251

Duration: 5:13


Title: Messiah: And The Glory...

Composer: Handel, George Frideric

Performer(s): Nathalie Paulin (Soprano), Matthew White (Alto) Benjamin Butterfield (Tenor) Brett Polegato (Bass), Tafelmusik Chamber Orchestra, Tafelmusik Chamber Choir

Album: Les Disques SRC Collection / CBC Records / SMCDM99

Duration: 2:44


Title: In The Hall Of The Mountain King -- Peer Gynt Suite No.1

Complete Work Name: Peer Gynt Suite No.1

Composer: Grieg, Edvard

Performer(s): Bbc Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Album: Peer Gynt (Recordno: 8.550864) ~~ G377804 / Naxos / 8.550864

Duration: 2:41


Title: Tik-Tak Polka

Complete Work Name: Die Fledermaus

Composer: Strauss, Johann II

Performer(s): Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: New Year's Concert ~~ G397612 / Philips / 468999-2

Duration: 2:33


Title: Impromptu No 4 In C Sharp Minor, Op 66

Composer: Chopin, Frederic

Performer(s): Louis Lortie (Piano)

Album: SM/13/11/45/02-29-11-2013-(TX-CDT-250314) / EBU / SM/13/11/45/02-29-11-2013-(TX-CDT-250314)

Duration: 6:10


Title: Gretchen Am Spinnrade -- Gretchen Am Spinnrade

Complete Work Name: Gretchen Am Spinnrade

Composer: Schubert, Franz

Performer(s): Kate Royal (Soprano), Malcolm Martineau (Piano)

Album: A Lesson In Love / EMI Classics / 5099994853629

Duration: 3:28


Title: Intermezzo In D Minor For String Quintet

Composer: Bruckner, Anton

Performer(s): The Raphael Ensemble

Album: Bruckner String Quartet & Strauss Capriccio Sextet / Hyperion / Helios CDH55372

Duration: 4:02


Title: Javelin

Composer: Torke, Michael

Performer(s): Boston Pops Orchestra

Album: Summon the Heroes / Sony / Sk62622

Duration: 8:53


Title: Gelato Al Limon

Composer: Conte

Performer(s): Paolo Conte (Vocals)

Album: The Best Of Paolo Conte (Recordno: 7559-79512-2) / Nonesuch / 7559-79512-2

Duration: 4:30


Title: Tango -- Latin American Symphonette

Composer: Gould, Morton

Performer(s): Morton Gould Orchestra

Album: Copland / Gould - Composers Conduct (Recordno: 09026615052) ~~ G232718 / RCA / 09026615052

Duration: 5:45


Title: Symphony No.99 In E Flat (4th Movement) Finale: Vivace

Composer: Haydn, Franz Josef

Performer(s): Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam

Album: Not Available (Recordno: 4509-94334-2) / Teldec Classics / 4509-94334-2

Duration: 4:27


Title: August - Cloudpark

Composer: Talbot, Joby

Performer(s): Joby Talbot (Piano), Everton Nelson (Violin), Chris Worsey (Cello), Rob Farrer (Percussion), Manon Morris (Harp)

Album: Joby Talbot: Once Around The Sun / Sony BMG / 82876 695252

Duration: 2:59


Title: Courante From Suite No.1 In G

Composer: Bach, Johann Sebastian

Performer(s): Maxim Rysanov (Viola)

Album: Bach: Suites: Maxim Rysanov / BIS / BIS -SACD-1783

Duration: 2:25


Title: Cantata No. 208 - Sheep May Safely Graze

Composer: Bach, J S

Performer(s): Emma Kirkby (Soprano), The Parley Of Instruments

Album: The Essential Hyperion - 2 CD1 Various Artists / Hyperion Records Ltd / HYP20

Duration: 3:54


Title: 'Tis The Last Rose Of Summer

Composer: Trad/Arr Donald Hunsberger

Performer(s): Wynton Marsalis (Cornet), Eastman Wind Ensemble

Album: The Essential Wynton Marsalis ~~ E408408 / Sony Classical / 88697095792

Duration: 1:46


Title: Overture To Anne Of The Indies

Complete Work Name: Anne Of The Indies

Composer: Waxman, Franz

Performer(s): Cincinnati Pops Orchestra

Album: Masters and Commanders - Cincinnati Pops Orchestra: Erich Kunzel / Telarc / CD-80682

Duration: 4:23


Title: Clarinet Concerto In A (1st Movement) Allegro

Composer: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Performer(s): Sharon Kam (Clarinet), Haydn Philharmonie

Album: Sharon Kam Mozart / Berlin Classics / 0016672BC

Duration: 11:46


Title: My Lagan Love -- Not Available

Composer: Traditional Irish / Joseph Campbell

Performer(s): Bryn Terfel (Vocal), Sharon Corr (Violin), Neil Martin (Tin Whistle), London Symphony Orchesrta, London Voices

Album: Bryn - First Love Songs from the British Isles / Deutsche Grammophon / 477 7865

Duration: 4:59


Title: Lillibullero/ Jigg Short And Sweet

Composer: Trad/ Purcell

Performer(s): Laoise O'Brien (Recorders), Kamala Bain (Recorders) Sarah Groser (Bass Viol), Malcolm Proud (Harpsichord)

Album: Sonnets for the Cradle / Laoise O'Brien 2012 / LOB002

Duration: 2:01


Title: Dance Of The Hours -- Not Available

Composer: Ponchielli, Amilcare

Performer(s): Rté National Symphony Orchestra

Album: Classical Favourites ~~ G316305 / Naxos / 8.554482-83

Duration: 10:24


Title: A Midsummer Night's Dream - Incidental Music Op.61 - Fairy March

Composer: Mendelssohn, Felix

Performer(s): Kenneth Branagh (Narrator), Sylvia Mcnair (1st Elf) Angelika Kirchschlager (2nd Elf), Berlin Philharmonic, Women Of The Ernst-Seneff Chorus / Sigurd Brauns

Album: A Midsummer Night's Dream -- SK62826 / Sony / SK62826

Duration: 2:44


Title: Votre Toast Je Peux Vous Le Rendre (Toreador's Song)

Composer: Bizet, Georges

Performer(s): Agnes Baltsa (Soprano), Jose Van Dam, Jane Berbie, Christine Barbaux, Alexander Malta, Michel Marinpouille, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Paris Opera Chorus

Album: Carmen (Recordno: 0028948026234) ~~ PD OB / Deutsche Grammophon / 0028948026234

Duration: 5:32


Title: Duets - Spanish Dance

Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri

Performer(s): Amir (Violin)

Album: Amir ~~ CDD03510 / Black Box / BBM1042

Duration: 2:00


Title: 1812 Overture -- Not Available

Composer: Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich

Performer(s): New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Passport to Russia (Recordno: Sfk47282) ~~ G220417 / Sony / Sfk47282

Duration: 15:29



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Presenter: Liz Nolan

Producer: Eoin Brady

Production Co-ordinator: Linda McGlynn


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